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Friday, February 22, 2019

From the Supervisor of Elections…

The last pre-independence general election took place in 1980. At that time, there were 9 constituencies, 7 in St Kitts and 2 in Nevis....

From the Supervisor of Elections….

In the Federation, there is a system of continuous registration. That is, any eligible person at any given time can apply to become registered...

The Law: Perjury Carries Serious Consequences

Bt Stanford Conway The Observer In our last discussion of Perjury, we dealt primarily with inconsistent or contradictory statements and also with some of the terms...

Have a good laugh, your body will love you for it!

By Dianne P. Collins From time to time I enjoy a good laugh. Decades ago I had a cat who made me laugh at some...

CULTURAMA FEEL WAS MISSING

Another Culurama has come and gone with many more questions now being asked than ever before. What is factually undisputable is the very low...

The Rubik’s cube of the Caribbean public education system: Addressing the...

Nancy A. George, Ed. D. CARICOM Education Specialist for "A Harmonised Approach to Education Reform - Developing the Skills needed for a 21st Century Economy...

What Prince Harry could tell Caribbean men about HIV

By Dr César Núñez   This week Prince Harry started his second official visit to the Caribbean. Importantly, he’ll be commemorating World AIDS Day on December...

BVI In An Uncertain World After Brexit

Benito Wheatley The United Kingdom (UK) vote to leave the European Union (EU) is a game changer in International Relations. Britain’s withdrawal from the EU...

Crime and Violence Put the Brakes on Development

By Jorge Familiar The traditional logic seemed unassailable: where there are low levels of development and high levels of poverty and hopelessness, people are more...

These Will Only Be Paid When Government Change!

Hastings R. Daniel In the public interest We had a conversation in St.Kitts recently with a politician who the last Government owed an earned obligation. ...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

I read an internet article about a woman in America who voted (twice)when she was ineligible to do so.  She was a green card...

Brexit – A Sophomoric Decision

By  Asha V. Daniel I never took the Brits particularly seriously when they decided to have a referendum on whether to separate themselves from the...

Charlestown Primary School Garden

By James Milnes Gaskell Under the auspices of their go-ahead Young headmistress, Latoya Jeffers, the CPS is to develop a garden on 1.344 acres at...

THE TRAVAILS OF ZUZU – A SON OF THE SOIL

Zuzu’s mother had nine children.  The family was very poor as many families were in New Town when Zuzu was born.  Mothers worked for...

REMEMBERING A LEGEND

MUHAMMAD ALI - FROM RAGS TO RICHES FROM OBSCURITY TO PROMINENCE Ali was poor, uneducated and had little hope of attaining much in life.  However, his...

TRIBUTE TO CABO

As Culturama heats up this year, it seems fitting to pay tribute to the late Calvin (Cabo) Howell, one of the masterminds of this...

LEARNING TRADE

By ELVIN BAILEY That’s what the older folks used to say in my youth to refer to someone who, having left school entered into an...

Legal Maverick Dr John Anthony Roberts QC CBE has died

By David F. Roberts Dr John Anthony Roberts QC CBE who has died, age 88 was a man credited with many firsts, the most notable...

Look to The East…And Learn

by G.A.Dwyer Astaphan At this time when Christians reflect on the biblical journey of the three wise men from the East, and all of that...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Most persons may not have known; but there was no publication of an Annual Register of Voters (ARV) in 2015. This is because the...

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